China Rider (#6)
Has done her best running in dirt sprints.
Was racing three-wide against a strong rail bias last time out.
Should get some pace to close into with speeds Heavenly Score, Miss Pearl, and Really drawn inside of her.
7-2 on ML
Little Schmo (#1)
Broke slowly and was racing four-wide against a pronounced rail bias last time.
Earned a competitive speed figure two back.
The TimeformUS Pace Projector predicts that he’ll be close-up early in a situation favoring horses on or near the lead.
6-1 on ML
Was shuffled back after a poor start in the Key Cents Stakes, winding up in last place early.
Hindered by a slow pace last time (indicated by blue color-coding in TimeformUS PPs).
Can revert to the stalking tactics that she employed successfully in her debut.
15-1 on ML